SB 2542

  • Tennessee Senate Bill
  • 111th Regular Session (2019-2020)
  • Introduced in Senate Feb 06, 2020
  • Senate
  • House
  • Governor

Drugs, Prescription - As introduced, increases from a 30-day supply to a 90-day supply the possible prescription for opioids or benzodiazepines for a patient who suffers from long-term chronic pain, as defined by the department of health by rule, if deemed appropriate by the patient's prescriber. - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 33; Title 34; Title 36; Title 37; Title 39; Title 40; Title 41; Title 49; Title 50; Title 53; Title 56; Title 63; Title 68 and Title 71.

Bill Subjects

Drugs Prescription

Abstract

Bill Sponsors (2)

Frank S. Niceley

  • Republican
  • upper
  • 8
Primary

Hill T

Primary

Votes


Actions


Mar 17, 2020

House

Meeting Canceled

Mar 11, 2020

House

Rec for pass if am by s/c ref. to Health Committee

House

Placed on cal. Health Committee for 3/17/2020

Mar 04, 2020

House

Placed on s/c cal Mental Health & Substance Abuse Subcommittee for 3/11/2020

Mar 03, 2020

House

Ref. to Health Committee

House

Assigned to s/c Mental Health & Substance Abuse Subcommittee

Feb 10, 2020

House

P2C, caption bill, held on desk - pending amdt.

Senate

Passed on Second Consideration, refer to Senate Judiciary Committee

Feb 06, 2020

House

P1C.

Senate

Introduced, Passed on First Consideration

Feb 05, 2020

Senate

Filed for introduction

House

Filed for introduction

House

Intro.

Bill Text

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